This is an ascariasis worm! Gross!!
Once infected with Ascariasis, these worms can grow into our bodies and block our intestines.
Wuchereria Bancrofti, a roundworm, is the cause of elephantitis
Elephantiasis leads to extreme swelling in the arms, legs, or genitals.
Strongyloides, these soil worms can make your skin crawl.
They cause terrible rashes and burns.
Acanthamoeba keratitis (a.k.a. "River Blindness") will make you fear contact lenses
They love to live between the surface of your eye and the contacts
African eye worm. you can see it crawling through your eyes.
This worm is called 'loa loa' and it crawls across the surface of an eye.
Mites, the most commonly found parasite can make your life a living hell
They cause rash which is ugly and uncomfortable.
These parasites are gross, yucky and deadly! So beware!